Virasoro-type algebras associated with higher-rank aperiodic point sets

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter



Publication details

Title of host publicationQuantum Theory and Symmetries
DatePublished - Oct 2004
Number of pages5
PublisherWorld Scientific Publishing Co. Pte Ltd
EditorsP.C. Argyres, T.J. Hodges, F. Mansouri, J.J. Scanio, P Suranyi, L.C.R. Wijewardhana
Original languageEnglish
ISBN (Electronic)978-981-4481-60-1
ISBN (Print)978-981-256-068-1


A method for the construction of infinite-dimensional Lie algebras of Virasoro-type is discussed, which uses aperiodic point sets as basic building blocks. The corresponding algebras have generators in a one-to-one correspondence with aperiodic point sets that are obtained via a projection formalism from higher dimensional lattices. They share structural similarities with the Virasoro algebra by construction, but exhibit different properties.

Read More:

Discover related content

Find related publications, people, projects, datasets and more using interactive charts.

View graph of relations